My week, including a Lib Dem membership rise, The Avalanches, and why I'm putting pressure on Theresa May over child refugees.
The fictional account of an IRA sniper targeting the Conservative Prime Minister threatens no one and shows the Corporation is in good shape.
There is an increasingly compelling, precautionary case for constitutional reform, but William Hague's "hard" plans aren't positive or carefully calibrated enough.
Liberalism is not a given and it's under threat: we must fight for it.
Ed Miliband is constantly talking about immigration; he just isn't making a strong enough case.
The party has denied Osborne the chance to brand it irresponsible while also maintaining clear dividing lines on future cuts.
Iain Duncan Smith’s suggestion that child benefit should only be paid for the first two children in a family is symbolic, not practical. It is designed to plant the idea that poor people deserve to be poor.
William Hague is set to announce government plans for "English votes for English laws". What are the options?
If the Lib Dems lose almost half their MPs, what kind of party will remain? National and marginal polls suggest they have lost their left-wing.
Focusing on education, housing and jobs – not just immigration – is more likely to win Ukip defectors back.
Concern about immigration means different things in different parts of Britain. In Thurrock, it is rooted in the rapid and unrelenting change that globalisation has brought to the area.
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